Q by siie witli tMs may be noted tbe anther's account of tbat strange race tbe Jats, as wei as 'bis history of Rajpafc caste generally.. One section IB devoted to an exami- nation into the 'ottos of tbe deiied bero Krishna, and a curious inquiry Into tbe resemblance wbick bas. so often been noticed between tbe my£bs attaching tbereto md some of tbe great troths of Christianity; Mr. ftrowse, than wbom few can be belter qualified to judge, is disposed to iook.oa tMs as merely fortuitous. Equally wor% of note are bis aecoatit of tbe annnal miracle play, tbe great pilgrimage of which it forms a prominent feature, and the peculiar Holi festival, in connection with wbicb may be studied tbe blstory of tbe intrusion of Beddbism Into tbe pro- vince, the reform under the Vaishna?a wctaries, and tbe modem introduction of Catholicism, in which Mr. Growse bas takea no small part. All artists must approve of bis plea for tbe adaptation of natite architectural forms to tbe requirements of Christian worship, instead of the obtrusion of unsuitable alien styles, and the pboto- graph of tte ehunsh at Matkara is enough to show how successfully this may be done by a competent architect. Tb® antiquarian portion of tbe rolume is not tbe least important, dealing with tbe discover^ by tbe author and others, of ncalpture inscriptions, and so forth, invaluable alike to artist and historian. Tbe temples afe Brindi-baa and elsewbere are described in « tBanner wbicb throws almost a new ligtt on-the subject of Indian art, and tbe se?eral photographs are most beautiful. Beta* dosing a necessarily brief notice of this important work, we must draw afctaatioa to Mr, Orow80ssim>testi against &e too common neglect by etymologists of the Sanskrit element in tbe Y&rious aatke dialects, and to wbat be says about the revolting practices tanghfc and carried out by tbe more advanced Buddhists; iiese latter may astonish some of tbose anew light" apostles wbo are so fond of wilogMng tbe followers of' Gautama and iibeir principles at tbe expense of Christi- anity, Altogether the volume m in itself unique, and must prore of the greatest leraoe to Hie Oriental student—W&stoR Bantm.